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Vivero y Cafe de la Escalonia (tienda de conveniencia)

$$ - $$$Cafe, International,
5a Avenida sur Final # 36 C, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
+502 7832 7074
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“lasagna” (4 reviews)
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8:00 am - 6:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, International, Guatemalan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5a Avenida sur Final # 36 C, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

It's a great place to learn about many different plans. Each plant has its name in Spanish and its Latin name, and where it comes from and what conditions it needs to grow. There are also boutique shops, where one can buy mainly organic products...More

Thank Deet L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is actually a plant nursery with this great coffee garden cafe with it. A quirky menu, but great coffee, and other drinks.

Thank gregkemp
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The vivero, or nursery part of Escalonia is one of my favorite places in Antigua. We love to buy plants and walk around their gardens. In my opinion it is a visually stunning place. The Cafe on the other hand is best just to be...More

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Worth the walk to enjoy a bit of peace in a verdant setting. Lovely grounds with places to sit and relax before or after your meal. Fruit drinks super fresh but otherwise the food is average. Oatmeal was mostly watery milk and a tiny portion...More

Thank Estrella13
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I would come back for more food, more plants. They have also a organic/artesanal market. It is worth visiting. Calm place, quiet and nature-filled gardens and restaurant area.

Thank Max C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Sit in the middle of a peaceful jungle while eating lunch, brunch or just injoying a cup of coffee or tea. After eating, make some selections from their organic fruits and vegetables. If you are in need of some beautiful plants, walk through their nursery...More

Thank Barry H
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I accidentally found Vivero y Cafe de la Escalonia and I was elated when I did! It's away from central Antigua but still walking distance from town. I wandered around the nursery and wanted to either move in or somehow take everything home. The cafe...More

Thank Jenn K
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Visiting it to visit the beautiful nursery is very worthwhile; His food is good but nothing exciting, his stores are good. The place is well conditioned, its vegetation trails are very good, besides it is very pleasant the climate, always fresh

Thank Roberto A
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Weekdays rush at Guatemala are just very stressful. Having a place like this a have a delicious breakfast with your family is just a bless and a great way to come back to your senses.

Thank Arkel A
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I read about this cafe in a garden and it was only a few blocks from my hotel, so I wandered to the edge of the tourist area to go to it. What a pleasant setting! There's a nursery, garden, cafe, souvenir shops and small...More

Thank travelengnancy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5a Avenida sur Final # 36 C, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
  • Location: Central America  >  Guatemala  >  Sacatepequez Department  >  Antigua
  • Phone Number: +502 7832 7074
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